Loch Fleet Nature Reserve


About Loch Fleet Nature Reserve

Loch Fleet, a sea loch, lies just north of Dornoch and is a haven for fauna and flora. It has a variety of species including otters and seals, wild fowl and sea birds, orchids and butterflies.

The loch is a large tidal basin with sand dunes, coastal heath and pine woods. The woodland supports species such as Scottish crossbills, crested tits and pine marten.

There are coastal and woodland walks and 4 car parks all with information boards to help you find your way.

The reserve is managed by the Scottish Wildlife Trust.